Postdoctoral positions in Microbial Infection & Immunity at Ohio State

The Ohio State University

  • Post Doctoral Position - Academic
Job Type/Arrangement:
  • Full Time

Postdoctoral Opportunities in Microbial Infection and Immunity at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

The Department of Microbial Infection and Immunity (MI&I, is looking to recruit talented postdoctoral researchers, who will drive our discoveries in pathogen-host interactions. MI&I faculty apply a range of cutting-edge approaches and microbial infection models in their quest to understand immune responses, pathogen evasion, and disease progression. If you are interested in joining a vibrant, highly interactive, and diverse community of researchers, who address important scientific questions relevant to human health, please apply to: Your application should include a current CV and a cover letter stating the group(s) in which you are interested and a description of your research experience.

Below is a list of Principal Investigators who have available postdoctoral positions along with their areas of research:

Matthew Anderson: Contributions of gene and genome evolution to fungal pathogenesis 

Purnima Dubey: Vaccine immunology, respiratory mucosal immunity, adjuvants, and antigen discovery

Hazem Ghoneim: Mechanisms of epigenetic (re)programming of T-cells for cancer immuntherapy

Emily Hemann: Regulation of the innate-adaptive immune interface during virus infection 

Matthew Long: Regulation of pulmonary inflammation in cystic fibrosis and ARDS 

Fernanda Novais: Crosstalk between tissues and immune cells

Michael Root: Structure and function of viral glycoproteins, HIV vaccines, membrane fusion Stephanie Seveau: Listeria monocytogenes infection biology

Haitao Wen: Metabolic regulation of immune responses in inflammatory diseases and cancer

Dan Wozniak: Microbial community dynamics in chronic wound and lung infections

 Gang Xin: Immunotherapy resistance by metabolically reprograming myeloid and T cells

 Jacob Yount: Immunology and pathogenesis of respiratory and cardiac virus infections

Please see our faculty listing for additional information on each lab:

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Education Requirement:
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Microbial Infection & Immunity
460 W 12th Avenue
Biomedical Research Tower 7th floor
Columbus , OH 43210
Jacob Yount, PhD